Date: 5/6/18 3:20 pm From: PETER LOW <plbirder...> Subject: [COBOL] Hatfield Lake and Sawyer Park Birds this Weekend
Hi all, I visited the first Pond at Hatfield from late morning, mostly checking Shorebirds. Birds seen below:
Semipalmated Sandpiper 1, short tubular blunt tipped bill (male) overall paler than Least, some Rufous about the head and Black legs. A few fine streaks on flanks, size between Least and Western Sandpiper. Western Sandpiper 1 Least Sandpiper 22 Spotted Sandpiper no count today but 12 yesterday. Wilson's Snipe 1 Wilson's Phalarope 10 Killdeer Savannah Sparrow 10 American Pipit 1 Tundra Swan 2 they migrated yesterday but didn't get very far!
Sawyer Park This Morning
Fairly quite today, more birds yesterday, highlights below:
Western Tanager 3 Black-headed Grosbeak 3 Wilson's Warbler 6 Yellow Warbler 2 Yellow-rumped Warbler 15+ plus 1 Myrtle and 1 Hybrid. Warbling Vireo 2 Lincoln's Sparrow 1 Savannah Sparrow 1 Golden-crowned and White-crowned Sparrow 1 each Ruby crowned Kinglet 1